Each entrant will receive a comment sheet from the judge and a rating of 1 through 5. The entrants in each category who receive a first, second, or third division rating will be awarded a ribbon.
From those receiving a first division rating, three plaque winners will be selected. At the judges' discretion, there may be a second hearing to determine the top trophy winner.
First Prize winners in the three oldest categories will receive a full-tuition scholarship to attend the 11th Texas State International Piano Festival to be held May 30 - June 7, 2020.